Earth Day! The Musical (Webby Nominated) GLOBAL 2021
Earth Day! The Musical was a Facebook Watch special appropriately airing on Earth Day 2021 that aimed to raise awareness about the growing climate change crisis. In partnership with EARTHDAY.ORG, Bill Nye The Science Guy and Justin Bieber teamed together in a hilarious attempt at a musical that enlisted the help from celebrities, influencers and young climate activists to share how we can all help play a part in the fight against climate change.
Facebook also launched its #RestoreOurEarthChallenge, calling on viewers around the world to share how they’re combating climate change in their everyday lives.
The show featured appearances from Justin Bieber, Zac Efron, Idina Menzel, Maluma, Steve Aoki, Dixie and Charli D’Amelio, CNCO, Gaten Matarazzo, Tori Kelly, Ben Platt, Cody Simpson, Jack Harlow, Desus Nice and The Kid Mero, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Karamo Brown, Nick Kroll and more, as well as climate activists Jerome Foster II, the youngest member of the Biden White House Environmental Justice Advisory Council, Fridays for the Future strike movement organizer Xiye Bastida, and Alexia Akbay, founder and CEO of the startup Symbrosia, which uses seaweed to combat livestock methane.